Top 10 Robotics Transactions of May 2021
June 5, 2021
Robotics transactions in May 2021 slowed from the previous month, but companies supplying autonomous trucks, software and sensors, and systems for new applications raised millions of dollars.
Formlabs Closes $150M Series E to Grow 3D Printing Tech, Doubles Valuation to $2B
May 20, 2021
Formlabs said it plans to use its Series E funding, led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2, to expand its portfolio of 3D printing technologies and hire more employees.
Formlabs Launches Fuse 1 Production-Ready 3D Printer
January 26, 2021
Shipping now, the Fuse 1 brings Surface Armor technology, a 70% powder refresh rate and the new versatile Nylon 12 powder to deliver a simplified industrial 3D printing workflow, company says.
Formlabs Expands Large-Format 3D Printing Line
September 22, 2020
Formlabs launches Form 3BL, for biocompatible printing, Wash L + Cure L, and ships Form 3L to enable engineers, designers, dental labs and more to create large prints in-house.
Manufacturing-as-a-Service: Dawn of a New Horizon?
September 1, 2019
Engineers are using online manufacturing services to meet design deadlines.
Materialise Announces New Version Streamics 8 and Materialise Simulation 2.0; Collaboration with HP, Nikon and Essentium
May 23, 2019
The partnerships, announced during the 2019 RAPID+TCT Conference in Detroit, will support the adoption of 3D printing by industrial manufacturers.
Additive Manufacturing Users Gather to Address Challenges, Advance Industry
April 9, 2019
Materials, software and workflow challenges led the discussions at the Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) 2019 conference in Chicago last week.
SOLIDWORKS 2018 Includes Design-for-3D-Printing Tools
October 2, 2017
Designers in the world of 3D printing/additive manufacturing (AM) will find a number of highly useful features among the hundreds announced in SOLIDWORKS 2018.
Formlabs Makes Play for Production 3D Printing
June 5, 2017
Formlabs' Fuse 1 brings previously expensive and complex selective laser sintering (SLS) technology to the benchtop; Form Cell automates additive manufacturing.
3D Printing Prosthetics Part 1: Ways to Get Involved
March 14, 2017
The need for truly affordable prostheses has led a number of individuals — engineers, research students, medical professionals, even parents whose children face limb challenges — to create their own...